Politics

It’s “a nightmare scenario that should send us all screaming to the polls,” one person hit back at the extremist Florida Republican on Twitter.
“We'll be a sanctuary,” Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) said, adding he's aware patients will likely travel to California from other states to seek abortions.
The conspiracy theory-endorsing Colorado Republican followed Kentucky Rep. Thomas Massie's lead with a not-so-festive family picture.
“Tell me again where Christ said ‘use the commemoration of my birth to flex violent weapons for personal political gain’?” the representative asked.
During a special session meant to discuss tax cuts, a GOP legislator who thinks the Texas bill is “absolutely awesome” introduced an even more extreme version.
“If the right really cares about free speech they should be out there supporting this penis picture,” one recently suspended comedian told HuffPost.
Deqa Dhalac said her election came after years of volunteering and building relationships in the community in South Portland, Maine.
The Republican also complained that white defendants charged in the Capitol riot are being discriminated against “because of the color of their skin.”
The committee has publicized 45 subpoenas to date, but has also quietly issued an unknown number of subpoenas and conducted nearly 300 interviews so far.
Democrats believe it will be difficult for Republicans to oppose popular elements of Build Back Better, like new child care funding. But the GOP isn't playing along.
The former Trump official declined to cooperate “despite his apparent willingness to provide details ... in the book he is now promoting and selling," the panel said.
Lawmakers rejected a proposal 30-67 from Sens. Rand Paul, Bernie Sanders and Mike Lee to block the $650 million weapons transfer to the kingdom.
The financial regulation lawyer withdrew after coming under fire from Democrats aligned with the banking sector and Republicans smearing her as a communist.
Democrats are getting Republicans to help them raise the debt limit without Republicans actually voting for it.
“I’m doing it because it’s in Australia’s national interest,” Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Wednesday. “It’s the right thing to do.”
Bannon has refused to cooperate with a subpoena issued by the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 riot.
Democrats likely need to finish the bill by the end of the year to ensure January's child benefit goes out on time.
The former White House chief of staff will not cooperate with a House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection.
Trump's former chief of staff said he told the ailing president to go to the hospital on his own or on a gurney.